The most intricate gifts that nature have given to us are plants. These lovely plants can even give us rare flowers which we can use in various ways such as using it to give a lovely present for our loved ones or keep them as decorative plants.
We have prepared a list of 10 most expensive plants for you.
1. Kadapul Flower (priceless)
This is the dearest flower one can ever find with its priceless value. This flower is so rare and exceptional and only blooms for few hours during night time. It is a specie of cactus and cannot be sold or even harvested.
2. Juliet Rose ($15.8 million)
Juliet Rose is the most valuable flower that could be sold, which is showcased in 2006 and made by David Austin. It took him a lot of hardwork and patience for about 15 years before his efforts finally paid off, thus making this flower so dear and exceptional.
3. Shenzhen Nongke Orchid ($200,000)
It took 8 years for researchers to nurture this plant and another 5 years for it to bloom, making it so costly because of the hardship and long wait to have it. This precious flower has light scent and is also edible.
4. Gold of Kinabalu Orchid ($6,000 per piece)
This exceptional flower is so hard to find and can only be found in the National Kinabalu Park, Malaysia. With the rare green petals that contain red dot, this flower is truly worth of its price.
5. Saffron Crocus ($1,200 to $1,500 per pound)
From 80,000 flowers can only make 500gm of this saffron which makes it so rare. Saffron Crocus is the most highly-priced spice in our world and is known for its alluring purple petals. This flower can be cultivated easily in tropical countries.
6. Tulip bulb (sold for $5,700 in 17th century)
This plant from Holland was sold for around $5,700 in the 17th century. This exquisite flower’s petals have a wide selection of colors from vibrant pink, red and yellow and is more colorful than any types of tulips.
7. Lily of the valley ($15 to $50 per bundle)
If you are fond of white flowers, then Lily of the valley is the one for you, which is the most beautiful white flower you will ever see. It has a rare shape and is poisonous. However, it requires being harvested immediately for it to have a longer lifespan.
8. Gloriosa ($6-$10 per flower)
With the combination of orange, yellow and red on its petals and striking shape, no one can resist the elegant flower of Gloriosa.
9. Hydrangea ($6.5 per stem)
Aside from being too beautiful, Hydrangea also has a wide range of colors you can choose from, such as white, sky blue and even violet. Because of its exquisite beauty, this flower is even used as a decoration in weddings globally.
10. Lisianthus ($10 – $35 per bundle)
Lisianthus is an exquisite collection of blue to violet, white to blue or even purple flowers, which can last for a few weeks, thus making it perfect to use as an ornament in your home. It has a wide range from Lisianthus flower to Lisianthus lavender, which allows you to have a lot of kinds to choose from.